BCL Grab & Go

Holds pickup & browsing inside the building | Available at Main & Murray Scholls

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Available with BCL Grab & Go: Limited browsing of the collections • Holds pickup • Returns • Quick help with questions and reading suggestions • Library cards • Self-checkout machines • Copier

• Face coverings required
• Maintain 6 feet of distance from others
• Use hand sanitizer before browsing
• Limit visits to 30 minutes or less

Hours at Main Library
Monday 10 AM - 7 PM
Tuesday 10 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 7 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 1-6 PM
Saturday 1-6 PM
Sunday 1-6 PM

Hours at Murray Scholls Branch (entrance on Walgreens side)
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 7 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 1-6 PM
Saturday 1-6 PM
Sunday Closed

Note: Capacity is limited inside the building. If you are only picking up holds, BCL To Go may still be the fastest way.

BCL Grab & Go Services


✅  Browsing of collections
✅  Holds pickup
✅  Self checkout
✅  Quick reference / library account questions
✅  Library cards
✅  Copier
✅  Fax machine
✅  Book displays
✅  Materials returns (inside and outside)
✅  Computer Lab at Main

Not Yet Available:

❌  Restrooms inside the library (restrooms in lobby at Main available; restrooms at Murray Scholls not available)
❌  Seating
❌  Eating and drinking in the building (drinking fountains not available)
❌  In-person events
❌  Meeting rooms
❌  Makerspace
❌  Print newspapers
❌  iPads and game computers for kids
❌  In-library activities, ex: toys, puzzles
❌  Microfilm
❌  Takeaway publications
❌  Friends materials for sale
❌  Food donations


What we are doing for you:

  • Staff are wearing face coverings.
  • Face coverings are provided to you at the door if you do not have one.
  • Plexiglass barriers have been added to staff desks.
  • Staff are maintaining physical distance of at least 6 feet between themselves and others.
  • Hand sanitizer is available at the door and at spots throughout the library.
  • Commonly used surfaces are routinely cleaned.
  • Building capacity is limited.
  • BCL To Go, outdoor holds pickup service, is available at both locations.

What you should do:

  • Stay home if you feel sick or are experiencing COVID symptoms.
  • Check in with the greeter when you arrive at the library.
  • Wear a face covering in the library at all times. It must cover both your nose and mouth.
  • Maintain physical distance of 6 feet between yourself and others.
  • Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before browsing.
  • Limit visits to 30 minutes or less.
  • Do not consume food or drink in the library.
  • Use the self-checkout machines whenever possible.

COVID Era Expectations (PDF)